VACTERL association

Case contributed by Dr Akm Rahman

Chest and abdomen AP view demonstrated blind proximal esophageal pouch with coiling of an enteric tube in the pouch, Air in the bowel suggests a possible tracheoesophageal fistula. Cardiomegaly. Cerebral anomalies.

Crosstable table lateral view was also performed to see the bowel gas shadow to evaluate anorectal malformation.

Case Discussion

The above findings suggest a VACTERL association of the case.

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rID: 30426
Published: 7th Jun 2018
Last edited: 12th Sep 2019
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